Hospitality Inn Port Hedland
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Well we arrived in Port Hedland on time. Eventually we made across to the hotel we were booked into. It was Friday night, and not many people around. Seems all the fifo's had flown home!
We received a call on Monday to say that our furniture had arrived.
I started work on Monday, so Cheryl got the job of unpacking. She was so lucky!
Port Hedland Port Hedland was about 450km from Tom Price and is just a stopover on the way to Broome. Accommodation was hard to find and backpackers were unavailable. I managed to get a motel on the foreshore at the Port, for an excessive $165 per room. It's nothing special, but comfortable and has air conditioning! Everything is overpriced here! …
... pull in and one gets his generator out and starts it. They have driven 2,000kms in the last 2 days and the idiot still has to start his generator straight away. With either solar panels or a DC-Dc charger he could be charging his batteries as he is driving along and would not have to make that noise with his generator. A generator is fine if ...
... breaks and we made it to Meekatharra in 11.5 hrs. Day two and and early start from Meekatharra (neither Damien or I could sleep) saw us head out at 4am with only 765kms ahead of us. Being the brilliant quick learners that my children are, this day had the same two meal breaks and one petrol stop, but by 11am we had stopped about 8 times for ...
... incubate for approx 50 days & their sex will be determined by the temperature of the sand - below 35 deg will be male/above will be female, I have always maintained that us girls are "hot stuff". I wish we could be there for the great hatching day
The mum will live to be 90-100 & carry on this ritual until approx 80 when she enters the menopause.
All in all a very rewarding experience - sorry no pictures - we are not allowed.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free parking
TravelPod Member ReviewsHospitality Inn Port Hedland
Staff and Meals, and accommodation very good. The Motel is very clean and tidy, and the staff were very helpful.
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